Health Week 2017

Active West Lancs is organising a week of FREE, fun activities in September as part of a Lancashire-wide initiative.

Events will include:

Monday 18th - Active Eco

Open day at Burscough Community Farm, Meadow Lane, L40 4BB including hands-on harvesting (if you choose), craft activity and refreshments – 10am – 2pm

Tuesday 19th – Active Walks

Join us for some fresh air and well-earned refreshments afterwards!

  • Strollers - 3 mile walk - meet at 11am
  • Striders - 6-8mile walk - meet at 9.30am.

Both walks start from Beacon Country Park Visitor Centre, Upholland WN8 7RU

Wednesday 20th - Active Weight

Come over to Tanhouse Community Centre, Ennerdale, WN8 6AN and enjoy a healthy meal at ‘Junkyard Café’ and try out our ‘Smoothie bike’, blood pressure checks etc – 12 – 2pm.

Thursday 21st – Active Mile

#yourmileyourway - join in our Lancashire-wide campaign to see how many miles we can collectively clock-up eg walking, running, rowing, pram, cycling, swimming etc and don’t forget to record your mile afterwards at  We’d love you to send us some selfies of your mile!

Friday 22nd – Active Leisure

9am – 12pm Come along and try out a range of activities including; indoor bowls, badminton, squash, table tennis, virtual spin, body conditioning and walking football. Join us for refreshments and leisure quiz at 12pm. Venue – Burscough Racquets & Fitness Club, Bobby Langton Way, L40 0SD

All activities are free of charge and open to residents of West Lancs.